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■(JI) 'Tsuru-No-Kegoromo'

About 1911, Chivers

'Tsuru-No-Kegoromo' ( T. H. Chivers, about 1911) JI. Single. Color Class-1. Translation: Gown of Crane Feathers.

(Registered by Chad Harris, R. 2022) JI (3 F.), 50" (127 cm), Midseason bloom. White self, gold yellow signal following veins; Edo style, semi-flaring form, standards and styles held at 45˚ angle, bloom stalk heavy S curve. Parentage unknown. Matsudaira Shōō in Japan, before 1856.

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References:

From Farr's catalog, 1912: Three large falls and three standards; pure white.
 

Culture

Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

FURTHER CULTURAL INFORMATION Sort
Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some Japanese cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained but moist good garden soil, More tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Needs swampy conditions especially in Spring bloom season.
PH Prefers Acid solis 6.1 to 7.0, intolerant of limy soils
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on organic soils.

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-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
Tsuru-No-Kegoromo9.jpgjpg Tsuru-No-Kegoromo9.jpg manage 113 K 01 Mar 2022 - 16:02 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
Tsuru-No-Kegoromo91.JPGJPG Tsuru-No-Kegoromo91.JPG manage 137 K 16 Jan 2023 - 19:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
Tsuru-No-Kegoromo92.JPGJPG Tsuru-No-Kegoromo92.JPG manage 329 K 16 Jan 2023 - 19:03 Main.TLaurin Photo by Chad Harris of Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
tsuru-no-kegoromo1-17.jpgjpg tsuru-no-kegoromo1-17.jpg manage 87 K 27 Aug 2017 - 20:13 Main.mikeu Photo by Mike Unser, taken at Mt. Pleasant Iris Farm
tsurunoke5.JPGJPG tsurunoke5.JPG manage 128 K 26 Jun 2023 - 02:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek Garden
tsurunoke50.JPGJPG tsurunoke50.JPG manage 181 K 26 Jun 2023 - 02:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Jeff Bennett-Dry Creek Garden
Topic revision: r13 - 06 Jul 2023, TLaurin
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